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Jazz Quartet - NATIVE SOUL - Scheduled to Perform on the GingerNewYork TV Show in New York City
NATIVE SOUL: A collective quartet of Saxophonist Peter Brainin, Drummer Steve Johns, Bassist Marcus McLaurine and Pianist Noah Haidu Visit Host Ginger Broderick at MNN TV Studios on Friday March 25th at 2pm. RSVP For Limited Studio Audience.
Native Soul is comprised of four uniquely gifted instrumentalist/
A true musical collaboration, Native Soul brings together the experience and talent of these four artists. Bass virtuoso Marcus McLaurine became a driving force in Clark Terry's quintet shortly after moving to New York and has played with Terry's quintet and big band ever since. He has also shared the stage with Lou Donaldson, Hank Jones, Abbey Lincoln, the Count Basie Orchestra, and Kenny Burrell. The exciting young pianist Noah Haidu is a rising star on the New York jazz scene and an accomplished composer. His credits include gigs and recordings with Jeremy Pelt, Mike Stern, Duane Eubanks, Jon Irabagon, and Winard Harper. The brilliant saxophonist Peter Brainin is prolic in the jazz and Afro-Cuban jazz worlds: he has performed with Mongo Santamaria, Hilton Ruiz, Joey Calderazzo, Chico O'Farrill, and is a featured member of Arturo O'Farrill's Grammy winning Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra. Dynamic and hard swinging drummer Steve Johns has worked with Sonny Fortune, Randy Brecker, Stanley Turrentine, Jimmy Heath, and Dr. Billy Taylor.
During their six years together Native Soul has crafted their own powerful voice built on groove and feeling. Their three recorded CD's ONE MIND (American Showplace), SOUL STEP (Talking Drum Records), and ROUGH JAZZ (Apria Records) show their distinctive musical personality and a wide range of influences including straight-ahead jazz, gospel, Brazilian, funk, Afro-Cuban, and blues. Alongside their own inspired originals, Native Soul recordings also feature creative re-interpretations of classic jazz standards like The End of A Love Affair, as well as 'new standards' by Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Wonder, John Lennon and Luther Vandross. In the New York area Native Soul has appeared at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Smalls, Fat Cat and Bahai Center and internationally at Centro Ecuatoriano-
For More Information:
Official Website: http://nativesoul.net/
Email: Marcus McLaurine @ Innerbass@yahoo.com
GingerNewYork found on Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) since launching in November, 2010, has been showcasing the "Kool Kats…Gotham Nights" greats of music and culture of New York and beyond. What defines GingerNewYork is its host Ginger Broderick's unique insight, connection to and pulse on the music and culture of Gotham making GingerNewYork one of the most sought after programs to appear on.
GingerNewYork can be seen in Manhattan on Time Warner Cable Channel 34, Fios Channel 33, and RCN Channel 82, every Friday afternoon at 2pm EST. It can also be seen live streaming on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network's website, www.mnn.org, Channel 1.
Ms. Broderick completed her TV Producer's Certification at Manhattan Neighborhood Network and launched her own talk/variety show, GingerNewYork. Segments of the show are aired LIVE at the MNN studios and taped at the Gibson Guitar showroom/Rehearsal Studios in New York City.
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